What is menopause?

15, Oct 2019

what is menopause

What is menopause? It seems like such a simple question, but the experience of the menopause transition is unique to every woman who goes through it. Learn more about the science, symptoms, and treatments of menopause.

calcium menopause

Nutrient needs change as we age. Do you know how much calcium you need to help protect your bones from osteoporosis? Read up on why you need it, where to get it, and how much is enough.

hrt breast cancer study

A recent study has stirred fears again about the safety of hormone replacement therapy. How well-founded are those fears? Ob/gyn and epidemiologist Dr. Rebecca Dunsmoor-Su shares her thoughts on HRT.

foot heel pain menopause

We expected hot flashes and weird periods, but foot pain? Women are more vulnerable to plantar fasciitis and other foot-related pain as estrogen levels decline. What you can do to fix your feet.

menopause clumsy

If you're dropping things and bumping into furniture a little more often, it may be due in part to dips in estrogen. Read on for some suggestions to help you not break things quite so often.

alzheimer research study women menopause

Day 2 of Jill's participation in a study on Alzheimer's disease in women was dedicated to a brain imaging technique called PET. Read more on what she experienced and what she and the researchers hope to learn.

genetic testing menopause and cancer

The KRAS-variant, it turns out, is a strong predictor of cancer. And because it is triggered by estrogen withdrawal, the ability to control this genetic variant means real hope for many women at high risk of cancer. It's time to get tested.

menopause whi breast cancer

If you're in or approaching menopause, this podcast and the book Estrogen Matters can help you better understand HRT, its true risks, and the very real benefits it can offer.

partnering womens health jill angelo

genneve is partnering with organizations dedicated to breast cancer prevention and survivor quality of life. Read more on how we're connecting women to the best resources to make decisions about their health.

hot flashes hrt

If hot flashes are disrupting your life, it may be time to talk with your doctor about hormone replacement therapy. In this article, our doc takes us through HRT facts we need to know.

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